Estonia practice, know


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Identity Card:
  • Capital Tallinn

  • Population 1282963 hab. (2011)

  • Constitution: Parliamentary Republic

  • Language : Estonian, Russian

  • Religion Christian

    Entry requirements:
    • Visa : no, national identity card or passport valid .

    • Passport : no, national map proper identification .

    • Silver
    • Currency Euro

    • Payment Cards : International credit cards are widely accepted, otherwise you will no trouble finding an ATM

    • Budget stay 1 Week 250-600 Euro

    • Restaurants
      Cheap : less than 10 € / person
      Average : 15-20 € / person
      Premium . more than 40 € / person.

      • accommodation
        Cheap : less than 15 € / night (hostels)
        Average : 30-50 € / night
        Premium : over 100 € / night

        Transportation

        How to get there?

        • By Air: You can go directly by plane from Paris to Estonia with the Estonian company (no flights between October and March). Otherwise EasyJet via London or Berlin.

        • boat From Finland, Helsinki-Tallinn (2 hours away) .

        • By bus: With the Eurolines, cheap but long, count several changes .

          On site:

          • Car : The road network is not yet at the level of European standards but is expected soon to be seen many works in progress. Note: In Estonia the day we drove with headlights, and with studded tires mandatory from December 1 to March 1 .

          • Bus : The bus is the best way to move in Estonia, the network is dense and buses are plentiful and inexpensive .

          • train The rail network is almost nonexistent and is mainly used for freight transport

            Health
            • Vaccinations No mandatory vaccine .

              Security
              • Flight and delinquency: Estonia is a safe country, a minimum vigilance is still to be adopted, especially in Tallinn. avoid the industrial district of Kopli, the Lasnamae neighborhood and around the harbor and the train station, especially at night.

                Seasons
                • Climate Nordic Climate, cold winter, soft, damp spring was nice and long and mild autumn .

                • Average temperatures 16 & deg; C in summer and -9 & deg; C in winter .

                • Best time to reach The temperatures can drop to -20 in winter, not really the best time to enjoy Estonia .

                  Daily life:
                  • Time difference : UTC +2

                  • Electrical Outlets : 230V / 50Hz, European plug

                  • Calling code 00,372

                  • internet, wifi : In Estonia, you'll have no trouble finding an internet cafe, a hotspot or WiFi access in a cafe. Estonia is a particularly trendy Internet and new technology country.

                  • Features : There is an important difference of daylight between winter and summer, in Tallinn in winter the sun does not show that 6 hours per day, while in summer it is visible for over 18 hours a day.

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